Mary Berry(1763-1852), Writer
Sitter associated with 9 portraits
Mary Berry was, like her friend the sculptor Anne Seymour Damer, a favourite of Horace Walpole, who bequeathed her his books and manuscripts. Berry became known for her writings, including Social Life in England and France from the French Revolution, 1831, and her posthumously published Journals and Correspondence, 1865.
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